Careers and ideas


Careers and ideas focuses on your working lives. Each week our experts provide comment pieces and answer your questions on everything from dealing with anti-social behaviour and engaging with young tenants to finding your perfect job in housing. Whatever your work-related query, send it to myquestion@insidehousing.co.uk and our experts will do their best to give you the feedback you need.

Michelle Ridings and Jasmine Atkins-Smart

Acting out to tackle domestic abuse

28/03/2014

An interactive training course is helping housing professionals in the south west identify and tackle domestic abuse. Lydia Stockdale finds out how

Tim Hughes

Freedom to roam

21/03/2014

Brighton Housing Trust is no housing giant - but it’s a massive technological help to its clients. Jess McCabe reports

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Room for procurement savings

14/03/2014

Scotland’s social housing sector is still dogged by the spectre of unnecessary procurement costs but it could save up to £42 million per year

Emma Moogan, Sean Sturgeon, Paul Whiteley, and Steve Newsham

After a fashion

14/03/2014

Regenda’s community apprentice scheme gives struggling tenants just the help they need.

Chief executive, South Liverpool Homes

Expert opinion

14/03/2014

Board members need to keep the idea of public service uppermost in their minds, writes Julie Fadden

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Chief executive, Cross Keys Homes

Expert opinion

14/02/2014

Social landlords shouldn’t view ‘branding’ as a dirty word, it’s central to our success

Former director of community services, Lancashire Council

Expert opinion

31/01/2014 | By Blair McPherson

As austerity bites, housing association board members must rise to new challenges

Helen Giles small

Expert opinion

10/01/2014

We must stop moaning about discrepancies in care and support services and act on them

Chair, Halton Housing Trust

Expert opinion

11/10/2013

Getting the right mix of skills on boards is key to landlords’ future success

Blair McPherson

Expert opinion

04/10/2013

The use of gagging clauses in the public sector goes against everything it stands for

Imogen Parry

Hidden agenda

26/07/2013 | By Imogen Parry

Housing staff are often kept out of the loop by adult social care staff, to the detriment of service users

Marlon Bruce

Gaining strength

19/07/2013 | By Marlon Bruce

By thinking outside the box, landlords can find new ways to work with young residents

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